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[resolved] Warning: don't edit multiple items at a time (3 posts)

  1. rileypaulsen
    Member
    Posted 4 months ago #

    Just a quick warning to everyone: if you have multiple post types/taxonomies, be sure to only edit one item at a time. Because of how the Custom Post Type UI plugin stores it's data (serialized array), having two tabs/windows open to edit multiple items at a time can cause the data to get out of sync, which results in a messed-up CPT definition.

    If your post types are messed up as a result of this, the only real option to restore them is to use a database backup similar to this post.

    https://wordpress.org/plugins/custom-post-type-ui/

  2. Michael Beckwith
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 4 months ago #

    Just a note to add to this. 0.9 hopes to rid itself of this issue through named arrays using the CPT slug instead of indexed arrays.

  3. rileypaulsen
    Member
    Posted 4 months ago #

    Great to hear. Thanks for the hard work!

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